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The Resource The endgame : the inside story of the struggle for Iraq, from George W. Bush to Barack Obama, Michael R. Gordon and Bernard E. Trainor

The endgame : the inside story of the struggle for Iraq, from George W. Bush to Barack Obama, Michael R. Gordon and Bernard E. Trainor

Label
The endgame : the inside story of the struggle for Iraq, from George W. Bush to Barack Obama
Title
The endgame
Title remainder
the inside story of the struggle for Iraq, from George W. Bush to Barack Obama
Statement of responsibility
Michael R. Gordon and Bernard E. Trainor
Title variation
End game
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An inside account based on extensive reporting from Iraq between 2006 and 2011 as well as highly classified military and diplomatic information offers insight into the political struggles shaping the war in Iraq
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gordon, Michael R.
Dewey number
956.7044/3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DS79.76
LC item number
.G672 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1928-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Trainor, Bernard E.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Insurgency
  • Iraq
  • United States
  • Iraq
  • Iraq
  • United States
Label
The endgame : the inside story of the struggle for Iraq, from George W. Bush to Barack Obama, Michael R. Gordon and Bernard E. Trainor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [697]-765) and index
Contents
Desert crossing -- Politics of the gun -- Sovereignty with limits -- Vigilant resolve -- A lost cause? -- Our man in Baghdad -- New dawn -- The long telegram -- Papa Jaafari -- The red team -- The year of living dangerously -- Together forward -- The perfect storm -- Out west -- Some friendly advice -- Back to the drawing board -- League of the righteous -- Petraeus takes command -- The enemy within -- The former insurgent counterinsurgent -- Phantom thunder -- The U.S.S. Centcom -- General Petraeus goes to Washington -- No "Plan B" -- Charge of the knights -- March madness -- Strange justice -- Let's make a deal -- The home stretch -- Change at the top -- The odd couple -- Trouble up north -- Crises of confidence -- Team of rivals -- The numbers game -- Mission accomplished
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First ed.
Extent
xix, 779 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307377227
Lccn
2012024746
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • sky249116452
  • (OCoLC)802103002
  • 812953
Label
The endgame : the inside story of the struggle for Iraq, from George W. Bush to Barack Obama, Michael R. Gordon and Bernard E. Trainor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [697]-765) and index
Contents
Desert crossing -- Politics of the gun -- Sovereignty with limits -- Vigilant resolve -- A lost cause? -- Our man in Baghdad -- New dawn -- The long telegram -- Papa Jaafari -- The red team -- The year of living dangerously -- Together forward -- The perfect storm -- Out west -- Some friendly advice -- Back to the drawing board -- League of the righteous -- Petraeus takes command -- The enemy within -- The former insurgent counterinsurgent -- Phantom thunder -- The U.S.S. Centcom -- General Petraeus goes to Washington -- No "Plan B" -- Charge of the knights -- March madness -- Strange justice -- Let's make a deal -- The home stretch -- Change at the top -- The odd couple -- Trouble up north -- Crises of confidence -- Team of rivals -- The numbers game -- Mission accomplished
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First ed.
Extent
xix, 779 p., [24] p. of plates
Isbn
9780307377227
Lccn
2012024746
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • sky249116452
  • (OCoLC)802103002
  • 812953

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